Life Lesson – pick your battles

Have you ever had to take a deep breath and think "is this worth getting into?" If I give my opinion or take on the matter will it be received well or blown off? If blown off am I willing to deal with that and not get angry/frustrated? Legitimate questions. The past year has been … Continue reading Life Lesson – pick your battles

Life Lessons – not talking

I decided to do a series on life lessons.  Some of these lessons I have somewhat under control and others are a "work in progress".  This is one of them.  When not to talk. Yes there are times when keeping your mouth shut is your best mode of communication.  Sometimes people just want to rant … Continue reading Life Lessons – not talking

Life Lessons – baby steps

I had an idea for a few posts and realized I could categorize them into a series - hence Life Lessons was created.  Check out more life lessons on the menu. I'm often telling friends to break down projects into baby steps. One friend is too tired to do housework during the week and ends … Continue reading Life Lessons – baby steps

Life Lessons – personal space

I started blogging by accident, but now I can't imagine not blogging. Blogging has made me look at life a bit differently - could I blog about that? Is this book worth sharing? And of course I love the blogging community. I have finally found my tribe! Thank you. I have been mulling over an … Continue reading Life Lessons – personal space

10 Life Lessons

I want to share some life lessons.  Some lessons I have a handle on and others I am still working on.  I have "learnt" them from a variety of sources. Here it goes: Don't make assumptions - we don't know what other people are dealing with.  All of us bring baggage to the table. Listen … Continue reading 10 Life Lessons

Today I will begin a new life…..lessons to take away

"Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough." I found that quote in a small book by Og Mandino The Greatest Salesman in the World.   It was originally published in 1968 but all the material is still relevant today.  It tells the story of how a young man became the … Continue reading Today I will begin a new life…..lessons to take away